Flu shots are, by far, the best way to prevent catching the flu and suffering from congestion, fever, muscle aches and fatigue for days (or weeks!) at a time. Are you and your family ready for flu season? If not, visit Lifeline Urgent Care in Houston, Texas, today to receive a flu shot in a clean, modern, and comfortable medical setting. We have extended hours every day and do not require appointments. Plus, our team includes board-certified physicians who will be happy to answer any questions you may have about the flu shot and its potential side effects.
Flu shots are appropriate for just about everyone – even young and otherwise healthy adults. The flu is a highly contagious viral infection that affects up to 20 percent of the American population every year according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Hi. My name is Dr. Ravi Kalidindi. I am a Board-certified Family Medicine Physician who specializes in Urgent Care and have provided highly personalized care for my patients for several years, treating a variety of illnesses and injuries.
Years of experience: 20 years
License number: 1234567
Location: Houston, TX
It is especially important to receive a flu shot if you or someone in your home:
Contact Lifeline Urgent Care to learn more about flu shots, or simply visit our Houston location when it’s convenient for you. We accept most health insurance plans, provide affordable rates, and offer a money-saving membership plan to self-pay patients and those with high insurance deductibles.
Lifeline Urgent Care is a go to in your time of medical need. The staff there were professional, attentive and helpful. They handled me with care and listened to my concerns. Marissa, the physician assistant was so good I wanted her as my PCP. I definitely will go back if I need urgent care. Thank you.
Our goal is simple; we strive to provide a high level of easily accessible and affordable medical care to patients. Here are some of the frequently asked questions our clients have:
An urgent care clinic is a convenient place to turn if you need walk-in care for an acute, non-life-threatening illness or injury. Unlike primary care practices that require appointments and are often booked for days in advance, urgent care clinics treat patients on a walk-in basis and are often open during extended hours. They’re also a much more sensible and affordable alternative to bustling emergency rooms in non-life-threatening scenarios.
Here are a few examples of health concerns that can be treated at an urgent care clinic:
Many people face this question on a daily basis. As a general rule of thumb, individuals who fear loss of life, limb, or vision should promptly call 911 or go to the nearest ER. It’s also important to seek emergency care if you or someone around you experiences any of the following:
So, you’ve woken up with a nasty cold and aren’t sure where to seek care. Your main options are the local urgent care clinic and your primary care doctor’s office, but which choice is more affordable?
Despite urgent care’s reputation for being more expensive than primary care, the costs of these services are usually quite similar, especially for individuals with insurance. Costs will vary by provider, though, so you may want to check what urgent care clinics and primary care centers accept your insurance before your visit.
Lifeline Urgent Care in Houston, Texas, is pleased to provide affordable urgent care services to adults and children with non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries. Our patients are seen by board-certified family medicine, infectious disease, and internal medicine doctors who emphasize compassionate and personalized service. The unique expertise of our practitioners also allows us to provide many primary care services, making us a one-stop shop for routine medical care.
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